Celebs mourn Hoffman`s death on Twitter

Washington, February 3 (ANI): Celebrities recently took to Twitter to express shock over the untimely death of Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman.

Mandy Moore said that although she has never met the 'Capote' star, he surely was one of the greatest actors, and her condolences are with his loved ones and all the people who admired his art, Us Magazine reported.

Hoffman's 'Hunger Games' co-star Sam Claflin said that he is genuinely shocked, saddened and speechless by the tragic news, and the 46-year-old actor was a truly wonderful man, with a magical touch and was his hero.

Another 'Hunger Games' co-star Jennifer Lawrence said that Hoffman was an incredible actor, who was excellent in playing the role of gamemaker 'Plutarch Heavensbee', and his death is indeed a sad news.

Hoffman was found dead in his New York apartment from an apparent drug overdose, as he was discovered by his personal assistant with a needle in his arm. (ANI)